Meet Our Trusted Speech Language Pathologists
Rosemarie (Rosey) Ott, MA, CCC-SLP is an experienced speech language pathologist whose passion for play based therapy fuels her successful private practice in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens. After graduating from Queens College with her masters in speech-language pathology, Rosey worked with children in District 75 (of the New York City Department of Education,) private clinics and the Early Intervention Program. Although she has experience working with children of all ages, Rosey specializes in facilitating language comprehension and production, play, and oral motor planning in young children ages 0-5. Her dedication to her clients and their families are bolstered by her contribution to clinical research and remaining up-to-date in research-based methodologies. Furthermore, she is a certified practitioner of the DIR-FCD model. The Developmental, Individual Difference, Relationship-Based Model of Intervention (DIR) provides a developmental framework for interdisciplinary assessment and intervention for autism spectrum and related disorders. It is a comprehensive foundation model that utilizes affect-based interactions and experiences tailored to individual needs to promote development. Learn more about DIR-FCD therapy here.
Additionally, as a certified Kids Yoga teacher, Rosey is able to bring a unique perspective to speech and language therapy, creating holistic treatment that focuses on each child as a whole, as development does not occur in a vacuum! Rosey is committed to understanding each child and their family's individual differences so she can help them grow.